• Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety for Catering
    4.9( 15 REVIEWS )
    692 STUDENTS

    For anyone who works in food handling, the most important thing is to ensure that their food does not cause illness or worse. It is their moral obligation that food hygiene is paramount during preparation and obeys the UK standards of safety. This advanced course will help with that.

    This Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety Course is for employees who directly handle food and catering, and for business owners. Each training module will cover the steps needed to ensure that food is prepared with the utmost hygiene and that risks for food poisoning or contamination are fully mitigated. 

    By the end of the course you’ll have a full understanding of how to comply with all food health and safety legislation. You’ll also know how to utilise HACCP and extra measures to ensure hygiene is in place for all situations. Please note that if your job doesn’t require you to directly handle food, then you only may need to take the Level 1 Food and Hygiene Safety Course.  

    • Accredited by CPD
    • Institute of Hospitality endorsed
    • Meets UK & EU legal requirements
    • Instant e-certificate and hard copy dispatch by next working day
    • Fully online, interactive course with audio voiceover
    • Developed by qualified food safety professionals
    • Self paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone friendly
    • 24/7 Learning Assistance
    • Discounts on bulk purchases

    Sneak Peek

    Who should take the course

    This informative course is perfect for anybody associated directly with the food sector such as:  

    • Food retailers
    • Restaurant owners
    • Chefs & Servers
    • Food handlers
    • Catering Staffs 
    • Employees within a fast-food chain

    Certification

    Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.

    Furthermore, this Level 2 Food Hygiene and Safety course is endorsed by the Institute of Hospitality ensuring quality content that teaches industry standards and best practices.

    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of the course learners will be able to demonstrate that they can:

    • Identify the cause and risk of poor food hygiene
    • Understand the UK laws in place for all types of food handling.
    • Prevent the spread of bacteria in food.
    • Control the possibility of food poisoning.
    • Store food correctly and recognise spoilt produce.
    • Understand the importance of personal hygiene and cleanliness.
    • Use HACCP as part of their everyday schedules.

    Assessment

    At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.

    Course Curriculum

    In Module 1, you will learn what is expected of you under the law as a food handler and learn about the key UK legislation governing food handling and preparation. You will also gain an understanding of how this law is enforced and what will happen if anyone in your business breaks these laws.

    Module 2 covers the most prevalent and tenacious hazard in food safety, which is food poisoning and its primary cause: microbiological contamination. We will examine the different types of food poisoning caused by bacteria, viruses or moulds entering food and spreading illnesses and diseases, or introducing toxins. You will also learn how to prevent microbes from making food harmful and what the law has to say about your responsibilities and obligations.

    In module 3, we will learn about the three other primary forms of hazard that can contaminate food and harm people, and how they need to be considered in terms of how the law treats each of these risks.

    In Module 4, you will delve deeper into the subject of food-borne disease, establishing precisely what it is, the different types and how they are caused, and how we can control them in a food-handling environment. You will learn about how food poisoning and food-borne disease are defined under the law and discover the many different forms and their confusingly similar symptoms

    In Module 5, you will learn how and why food spoilage is the primary cause of waste in both food businesses and broader society, as well as being the most significant source of food poisoning. You will learn the best ways to preserve food and how to spot and prevent spoilage, before drilling down into the main methods of preserving foods, some of which have been with us since time immemorial.

    In Module 6, you will come to understand how it is the food handlers that are potentially the most significant and direct sources of illness. You will learn the essentials of personal hygiene ‘best practice’ while ensuring that you understand all the regulations you need to follow.

    In Module 7, you will learn how it is essential to make sure that all food businesses take every precaution in preventing food-borne illness being passed on via their products.

    In the last module, you will learn how your food business premises needs to be well designed and correctly used, and how a strict and efficient cleaning regime is essential to this. You will see that excellent hygiene standards are enforceable under the law, and will be expected by the customers who use your business. You will learn how strict cleaning protocols and schedules help you to sustain a completely hygienic and safe food production area. You will also be shown the consequences of not following such guidelines and procedures.

    £15.00
  • Asbestos Awareness Training
    4.9( 12 REVIEWS )
    482 STUDENTS

    Despite being banned from use in the UK construction business for 20 years, Asbestos still presents a life-threatening risk to builders and DIY experts to this day. An awareness of this long-lasting risk is essential to anyone who works in older properties or may encounter materials containing Asbestos. 

    This Asbestos Awareness Training course is for everybody who may possibly come into contact with Asbestos; from office workers to builders. Asbestos remains a hazardous material that can cause fatal conditions if the right situation arises. The course will explain the origins behind the use of Asbestos and why it can still be found today. It will also prepare you for identifying the different forms of the material and when to call an emergency or the authorities.

    By the end of the course, you’ll have total understanding of the uses of Asbestos and the risks it still maintains. You’ll also learn how to dispose of it, and the laws that are in place to protect you. As the material is still found within properties to this day, it provides essential details for spotting and preventing exposure to it.

    • Accredited by CPD
    • Guidance to comply with Control of Asbestos Regulations 2012 and CDM Regulations 2015
    • Instant e-certificate and hard copy dispatch by next working day
    • Fully online, interactive course with audio voiceover
    • Developed by qualified health and safety professionals
    • Self paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone friendly
    • 24/7 Learning Assistance
    • Discounts on bulk purchases

    Sneak Peek

    Who should take the course

    This informative course is for individuals associated with the building trade and employees working in older properties. Examples would include such trades as;

    • Decorators
    • Construction workers
    • Builders
    • Property owners
    • Office workers 
    • Employees in older UK residences

    Certification

    Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.

    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of the course, learners will be able to demonstrate that they;

    • Know the history behind the use of Asbestos in the UK and when it was banned.
    • Understand why Asbestos still poses a risk to individuals.
    • Identify the different forms of Asbestos and where it can be found.
    • Know how to safely dispose or deal with Asbestos.
    • Name the different diseases caused by Asbestos.
    • Know what causes an emergency with Asbestos and what to do in an incident.

    Assessment

    At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.

    Course Curriculum

    Module one takes a look at the history of Asbestos, and why it was used so much in the UK building industry. It also examines the natural properties of the substance and the types in use in the UK. There is also an overview of the risks of the material and when/why it was banned in Great Britain.

    In Module two, we go into ways you can identify Asbestos and ACM in properties, what condition it may be in, and how dangerous it may be.

    In Module Three, we look at the way current UK law covers the usage and discovery of Asbestos materials. As well as looking at the way laws and legislation protect employees, the course explains why Asbestos is still a risk today after many years of being banned.

    In Module Four, we look at the way current UK law covers the usage and discovery of Asbestos materials. As well as looking at the way laws and legislation protect employees, the course explains why Asbestos is still a risk today after many years of being banned.

    Module Five covers the procedures involved for Asbestos Surveys, and what the benefits are. We also speak about ways of finding reputable surveyors and highlighting the level of risks in a property.  

    Module Six describes the many ways which are available to employers and homeowners to mitigate any risk from discovered (or undiscovered). It also covers the obligations that both employers and employees have for the well-being of all workers.

    Module Seven describes the way in which potentially hazardous Asbestos waste can be safely handled and disposed of. We also look at who is legally obliged to do this, and who enforces the regulations and licensing of the practice. 

    Module Eight will teach the methods of dealing with accidental or unexpected exposure from Asbestos. It covers what to do in an emergency and how to aid Emergency Services in the event of Asbestos discovery.  

    £20.00
  • Workplace First Aid Training
    5( 3 REVIEWS )
    280 STUDENTS

    Anyone who does not work alone can benefit from knowing the basics of First Aid. A small amount of knowledge can save a life and greatly help Emergency Services before they even arrive. It benefits both yourself and your colleagues to spend some time making yourself aware of basic medical practices.

    This First Aid at work training course is for all employees in any profession, who wish to learn useful life-skills and techniques for treating fellow workers and bystanders. The course is designed for every kind of employee, to give them guidance when confronted by an emergency or a medical issue. Each module is not designed to make a learner an instant medical expert, but someone who will have confidence and the knowledge to deal with minor wounds and comfort those with major threats to their well-being.

    By the end of the course, you’ll have a thorough understanding of what to do in a medical emergency and basic knowledge of how to take control of the situation. You will also learn the basic principles and methods for performing procedures like CPR, the Heimlich Manoeuvre, and many other First Aid necessities.

    • Accredited by CPD
    • Developed by qualified first aid professionals
    • Instant e-certificate and hard copy dispatch by next working day
    • Fully online, interactive course with audio voiceover
    • Self paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone friendly
    • 24/7 Learning Assistance
    • Discounts on bulk purchases

    Sneak Peek

    Who should take the course

    This course is ideal for all employees or anyone who genuinely wishes to learn more about first aid basics. This will include;

    • Office Workers
    • Self-Employed workers
    • Casual Workers    
    • Workers in warehouses or factories
    • Anyone wishing to start First Aid training

    Certification

    Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.

    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of the course learners will be able to demonstrate that they can; 

    • Take effective control of an emergency situation in the workplace.
    • Tend to minor wounds and prepare major ones for professional treatment.
    • Assess the severity of a casualty’s condition and react accordingly.
    • Learn how to react to difficult situations involving conditions like seizures and head injuries
    • Perform life-preserving procedures such as applying a Recovery Position or giving CPR.

    Assessment

    At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.

    Course Curriculum

    Module One introduces the basic principles of First Aid in the workplace and the important responsibilities that a First-Aider must own. It also looks at the requirements of a good First Aid kit and the importance of preventing cross-infection. It also provides a pointer towards initial actions to take when an emergency is encountered.

    In Module Two, we explain the legal duties of an employer (and employee) has in regards to providing First Aid equipment and facilities. It also covers the UK legislation that is currently in place, to ensure that the appropriate workers are trained in First Aid skills, along with further health and safety directives. The importance of accident reporting is examined as well. 

    In Module Three, we look at the way in which First Aid personnel should take charge during incidents and guide events. This naturally leads to the recommended actions to take during an emergency, where they will be influential in conducting safety during accidents involving fire, electricity, and water. This module also emphasises the need for self-safety as a First-Aider.

    In Module Four, we look at the importance of a Primary Survey during an incident. It emphasises the importance of recording and understanding all the information that can be taken from the casualty and the incident. The module also instructs the way a Recovery Position can be applied to a patient.

    Module Five explains the purpose of a Secondary Survey and why it may not always be necessary. It covers the benefits of a more protracted examination and detailed investigation into an incident. We explain the procedural steps of the survey and just how much it can influence the treatment of the casualty.

    Module Six comprehensively describes the most commonly used First Aid techniques. We cover the “Chain of Survival”, and the key recommendations in an emergency. The components of a First Aid kit are also explored, with descriptions of how to apply dressings, bandages, and slings. The life-extending procedures involving CPR and AEDs are highlighted as well. 

    Module Seven describes the majority of minor injuries that a First-Aider can expect to encounter. It looks at the wide variety of common ailments and wounds that can occur easily, and how best to deal with them. The module also highlights the injuries that can escalate in severity and what to do to ensure the safety of the casualty.

    Module Eight starts to cover the Secondary Illnesses that a First-Aider can come across. This module specifically explains the actions required when an adult, child, or baby becomes unconscious. It also goes into detail on how to check for breathing problems and apply resuscitation techniques.

    Module Nine continues the theme of treating Secondary illness in a casualty. This module covers the conditions that can cause severe breathing difficulties in an individual, how they should be appropriately treated, and when emergency services should become involved.

    Module Ten continues to look at Secondary Injuries that arise from long-time medical conditions or injuries. This covers a range of issues from complications caused by excessive bleeding, to the effects of Epilepsy, and the causes of Heart Attacks. The module also covers the different types of diabetes, and what causes the body to go into shock.

    Module Eleven comprehensibly covers the different types of fractures and dislocations. It looks at the different ways bones can break or splinter, along with the appropriate treatment a First-Aider can perform. We also cover the risks behind head injuries and how bone displacement should be handled.

    Module Twelve covers and summarises the different types of emergency services that are available in the UK. This final module will affirm the responsibilities of a First-Aider and instructs the learner on how and when to call the appropriate services.

    £20.00
  • Manual Handling Training
    5( 5 REVIEWS )
    225 STUDENTS

    The simple act of moving and lifting causes numerous avoidable injuries at work and home every year. If you regularly perform any kind of manual work in your job, or you are an employer with a workforce that does so, you need to know the safest way to perform Manual Handling.

    This Manual Handling Training course is for everyone who encounters some form of repetitive or heavy labour in their workplace. It also explains the health and safety conditions needed in every environment.  Each training module will cover the significant issues regarding manual handling; including the legalities, risks, and possible injuries.

    By the end of this course, you will have more of an understanding of how to protect yourself and others in the workplace, and avoid unnecessary risks with physical tasks. You will know simple techniques and postures to perform your job safely and efficiently.

    • Accredited by CPD
    • Complies with UK health and safety legislation
    • Instant e-certificate and hard copy dispatch by next working day
    • Fully online and interactive course
    • Developed by qualified health and safety professionals
    • Self paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone friendly
    • 24/7 Learning Assistance
    • Discounts on bulk purchases

    Sneak Peek

    Who should take the course

    This informative course is perfect for anyone who works in an environment where manual work is common, such as:  

    • Warehouse workers
    • Factory workers
    • Office workers
    • Shop assistants 
    • Employers of any sized workforce 

    Certification

    Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.

    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of the course learners will be able to demonstrate that they can:

    • Understand the different forms of manual handling and risks involved.
    • Identify the most common injuries caused by manual handling.
    • Know the guidelines set out by legal regulations in MHOR.
    • Record all details needed for an accident or incident report.
    • Mitigate potential hazards in the workplace.
    • Recognise the best postures and heaviest weights that can be used in the environment.

    Assessment

    At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.

    Course Contents

    In module one, we get the ball rolling by defining what we mean by manual handling. We discuss different ways that we may handle items manually in the workplace and what tasks fall into the umbrella of ‘manual handling’. We also take a look at what risks are associated with manual handling. Along with why there’s such a ‘fuss’ about this issue. Finally, we take a look at the surprisingly easy to understand legislation surrounding manual handling and what authorities are in place to help you stay safe in your workplace.

    Module two starts to become more specific, and in this module, the focus of our attention is what types of injuries we might experience as a result of manual handling. We also look at why it’s so important to be able to notice these injuries in yourself or others.

    In this module, which is another focused module, we take a look at risk assessments in depth. The learner will discover the critical role that risk assessments play not just in managing health and safety risks but in managing all risks.

    A big part of risk management is to control and reduce the risks involved, and this is the focus of this module. We learn systems for reducing and controlling risk. What to do in some everyday situations and ways that we may manage the risk such as using Personal Protective Equipment, and practising safe manual handling protocols.

    In the final module, we take a more in-depth look into many of the techniques used to help the learner to practice manual handling safely. We will focus on each different type of lift you may need to do in the workplace and give you a step by step guide on how to handle that load safely.

    £20.00
  • Level 1 Food Hygiene and Safety
    5( 7 REVIEWS )
    201 STUDENTS

    Those who work in the food industry in any capacity have a serious obligation to ensure that  their actions will not bring harm to others. As such, all employees that work within a food handling/cooking business need to be fully aware of the essential principles of food hygiene and safety.

    This Level 1 Food Hygiene and Safety Course is for employees who may not have direct contact with consumables, but still work in an environment where food is handled. Each training module covers the main elements of food hygiene and safety. They also cover the UK legislation, which is in place to protect consumers from food-poisoning and contamination.

    By the end of the course, you’ll have a complete understanding of how to guarantee food safety in the workplace and the types of hazards you will need to guard against. You’ll also  learn to become more proactive when assessing cleanliness in the workplace. If your job requires you to handle food, then you may need to take a Level 2 Food and Hygiene Safety Course.

    • Accredited by CPD
    • Institute of Hospitality endorsed
    • Instant e-certificate and hard copy dispatch by next working day
    • Fully online, interactive course with audio voiceover
    • Developed by qualified food safety professionals
    • Self paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone friendly
    • 24/7 Learning Assistance
    • Discounts on bulk purchases

    Sneak Peek

    Who should take the course

    This comprehensive course is ideal for individuals associated with the food sector, such as:  

    • Food processors
    • Show owners
    • Restaurants and cafes
    • Caterers
    • Those working in various organisations involved in the food supply chain 

    Certification

    Once you’ve successfully completed your course, you will immediately be sent a digital certificate. Also, you can have your printed certificate delivered by post (shipping cost £3.99). All of our courses are fully accredited, providing you with up-to-date skills and knowledge and helping you to become more competent and effective in your chosen field. Our certifications have no expiry dates, although we do recommend that you renew them every 12 months.

    Furthermore, this Level 1 Food Hygiene and Safety course is endorsed by the Institute of Hospitality ensuring quality content that teaches industry standards and best practices.

    Learning Outcomes

    By the end of the course, learners will be able to:

    • Demonstrate knowledge of the UK Food Safety Act.
    • Maintain a food safety management system in the workplace.
    • Promote excellent hygiene standards within their role.
    • Identify the different hazards that can occur at any point of food preparation.
    • Understand the importance of personal hygiene and ensure cleanliness is practised throughout the workplace.

    Assessment

    At the end of the course, there will be an online assessment, which you will need to pass to complete the course. Answers are marked instantly and automatically, allowing you to know straight away whether you have passed. If you haven’t, there’s no limit on the number of times you can take the final exam. All this is included in the one-time fee you paid for the course itself.

    Course Contents

    We will discuss who will benefit from the course and why food hygiene is so important. We will look at the legislation around food hygiene, understanding food safety, and common health issues caused by contaminants.

    We will look at the main microbiological hazards, allergenic hazards, physical hazards, and chemical hazards. We look at the potential impact of them contaminating foodstuffs and explore various ways to control for them in practice.

    You will learn about the conditions under which food becomes contaminated with bacterial growth. We will also look at temperature control, the Danger Zone, controlling time, low and high-risk foods, controlling microbiological hazards, food deliveries, refrigeration and pests.

    In this module we will look into hand hygiene, hand washing, hair hygiene, body hygiene and bad habits, personal protective equipment (PPE), and reporting illnesses.

    We look at why cleaning is important, good practice around waste management, cleaning and disinfection, the concept of clean as you go, keeping dishwashers clean, and the requirement for scheduled cleaning.

    £10.00